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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceSouth Carolina
County/ParishLexington County
LocalityAdjacent To Saluda River Rapids. 1 Mile N On Seminole Road Off Sunset Blvd, Columbia
Institution CodeUconn
Collection CodeConn
Catalog NumberConn00051690
Collected ByCraig Chappell
Date Collected1994-09-25

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The George Safford Torrey Herbarium (CONN) at the University of Connecticut supports botanical research in all disciplines, including systematics, taxonomy, biodiversity, ecology, ethnobotany, palaeobotany, evolution and education. With a total of slightly more than 200,000 specimens, the collection has representative species from around the world but is particularly strong in species of northeastern North America.

Contacts

Name Robert Capers
RolePlant collections manager
Emailrobert.capers@uconn.edu
Name Robert Capers
RolePlant collections manager
Emailrobert.capers@uconn.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameAilanthus altissima (Mill.) Swingle
Higher ClassficationPlantae; Dicotyledonae; Sapindales; Simaroubaceae
KingdomDicotyledonae
Phylumtracheophyta
Classmagnoliopsida
OrderSapindales
FamilySimaroubaceae
GenusAilanthus
Specific Epithetaltissima
Vernacular Nametree of heaven
Specimen
Previous IdentificationsAilanthus altissima (Mill.) Swingle
Catalog NumberCONN00051690
Reproductive Conditionsterile/vegetative
Institution CodeUConn
Collection CodeCONN
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:UConn:CONN:CONN00051690
Basis of RecordPreserved Specimen
Collection Event
Collected ByCraig Chappell
Collector Number7
Date Collected1994-09-25
Verbatim Date Collected25-Sep-94
Year1994
Month9
Day25
Collection RemarksMedium tree growing in colonies. Fruit a schizocarp containing samara. Limbs primarily found toward top of tree.
Locality
CountryUSA
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceSouth Carolina
CountyLexington County
MunicipalityWest Columbia
Higher GeographyUSA; South Carolina; Lexington County; West Columbia
Continentnorth america
LocalityAdjacent to Saluda River rapids. 1 mile N on Seminole Road off Sunset Blvd, Columbia
HabitatOpen field.
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters20000
Other
Modified2013-02-22T00:00-0500
dwc:datasetID45379
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